Showing 1-12 of 103 items.

Limbo

A monologue play in which a 17-year-old girl tells us the story of her relationship with an older man and what it led to.

Published in volume St Petersburg and other plays

    About a Goth

    A short play about a young man who volunteers in old people's homes, and suffers paroxyms of love and hate for the residents.

    Published in volume Me, As A Penguin

      Notes for First Time Astronauts

      A comic monologue warning of the perils of self-abuse in zero gravity conditions.

      Published in volume Me, As A Penguin

        Saturday at the Commodore

        A short solo play from the award-winning Scottish playwright, in which an Aberdonian woman remembers a painful teenage betrayal.

        Published in volume Scot-Free

          A Night in November

          The multi-award-winning playwright explores the subjects of football and sectarianism, set during the 1994 World Cup.

            misterman (2001 edition)

            A strange and haunting monologue from the acclaimed Irish playwright.

              Mongoose

              A strange and beguiling monologue about a loner obsessed with a malign companion called Mongoose.

              Published in volume Singular Male Voices

                Cold Comfort

                A powerful monologue about an Irish labourer living in London who returns home to Belfast to have a last, drunken 'conversation' with his recently dead father.

                Published in volume Singular Male Voices

                  Brazil

                  A blistering monologue set in Scotland in the near future, when Europe is at war with America, and Scotland suffers collateral damage in the clash of civilisations.

                  Published in volume Singular Male Voices

                    Jordan

                    A short play that tells the true story of Shirley Jones, who kills her baby boy, Jordan, rather than have him taken away by his abusive father.

                    Published in volume Singular Female Voices

                      The Lost Art of Keeping a Secret

                      The alternating stories of two women (played by the same actress), both of whom 'lose' their sons - one murdered, the other a runaway.

                      Published in volume Singular Female Voices

                        Unsuspecting Susan

                        A monologue play about a middle-aged woman whose adult son has converted to Islam.

                        Published in volume Singular Female Voices